Silver Spur Elementary

Overview

Student Enrollment
557
Best Elementary School in California
#99
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified
Type Public
 Phone (310)378-5011
 Location 5500 Ironwood St.
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
Charter School No

Silver Spur Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 99th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Silver Spur Elementary student body is primarily White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White63.4%353
Black0.5%3
Hispanic7.9%44
Asian Pacific21.7%121
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.5%3
Two or more races5.9%33

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 0.6%

0.7% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California elementary school median of 57.8%. By this measure, Silver Spur Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 35th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten98
1st Grade81
2nd Grade86
3rd Grade94
4th Grade99
5th Grade99
Total557

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
84%
Rank in California
99th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Silver Spur Elementary scored an average 84% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 2.7% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls80% to 84%*85% to 89%*
Boys80% to 84%*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander85% to 89%*85% to 89%*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
Multiracial80% or more*60% to 79%*
White80% to 84%*85% to 89%*
With Disabilitesless than 50%*less than 50%*
Limited English50% or more*50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Silver Spur Elementary
5500 Ironwood St.
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
90275
(310)378-5011

10 out of 10 1

District

Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified
Palos Verdes Estates, CA